Fanar Hotel and Residences

Middle East

Hotel (5*)
ETIC gold rating
8.8 / 10
35.5 Kg
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Fanar Hotel and Residences

Hotels with charm

Taqa Road, 0, Salalah, Oman [View Map]

9 / 10

2,436 Google reviews

The region of Salalah is famous for its frankincense- camels- touristic sights and the seasonal weather- locally known as Khareef or monsoon. During the Khareef Salalah witnesses its best period with light drizzles of rain cooling air and ensuring its hills are clothed in lush greenery and surrounded by white fog. There is a distinctive natural diversity where the coast blends into the mountains and desert in a wonderful harmony. Designed by renowned Italian designer Sandro Serapion.This distinctive property offers a unique blend of contemporary design and serene Arabian architecture. Fanar is a local word meaning lighthouse- owing to the Hotel s prime location on the Eastern tip of the Salalah Beach Marina. This 5 star deluxe Hotel boasts 400 guestrooms and suites - a variety of restaurants and bars-stylish meeting rooms - a distinct spa - and an 800-square meter infinity pool overlooking the only tropical stretch of beach in the region - making it an ideal destination for family- friends or business associates.



ETIC gold rating

8.8 / 10

THE ETIC Gold Certification is awarded to ethical and sustainable hotels having a score of at least 8 out of 10.


As a good corporate citizen, we believe that we are more successful when we responsibly address the concerns of all of our stakeholders, including our shareholders, employees, customers, business partners, government and the community as a whole. We consider ourselves a local company in each of our host communities and support their economic and social well-being by setting global good corporate citizenship standards while respecting local sensitivities. Working together with our employees, our international partners and our customers, we are helping to build a brighter future in our communities around the world. Be a local company in each of our host communities Be a leader in quality, safety and occupational health standards in the regions in which we operate Be an environmental steward [more...]

Carbon per night*: 35.5
CO2 per night*: 31.2
CH4 per night*: 0
N2O per night*: 0.05
Energy per night*: 0.04
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I. Environment (8.7)
1.1. Conserving Resources 8.9
1.1.1. Environment Friendly 8.9
1.1.2. Consumable Goods 8.9
1.1.3. Energy Conservation 8.9
1.1.4. Water Conservation 8.8
1.2. Reducing Pollution 8.5
1.2.1. GHG 8.9
1.2.2. Waste Water 8.3
1.2.3. Waste Management 8
1.2.4. Harmful Substances 8.4
1.2.5. Minimize Polution 8.8
1.3. Conserving Biodiversity, Ecosytems and Landscapes 8.8
1.3.1. Wildlife Species 9
1.3.2. Wildlife Captivity 8.2
1.3.3. Landscaping 8.4
1.3.4. Biodiversity Conservation 8.9
1.3.5. Interaction with wildlife 9.2
II. Social (8.6)
2.1. Fair Trade 8.6
2.1.1. Community Development 8.7
2.1.2. Local Development 8.5
2.1.3. Fair Trade 8.9
2.1.4. Support Local Entrepreneurs 8.5
2.1.5. Respect Local Communities 8.1
2.2. Labour Rights 8.7
2.2.1. Exploitation Harassment 8.9
2.2.2. Equal Opportunity 8.3
2.2.3. Labour Rights 8.9
2.3. Services 8.4
2.3.1. Community Services 8.5
2.3.2. Local Services 8.3
III. Culture & Site Protection (8.9)
3.1. Cultural Visits and Promotions 8.9
3.1.1. Culture Visits 8.9
3.2. Historical Artefacts 8.9
3.2.1. Historical Artefacts 4.9
3.3. Protection of Sites 8.9
3.3.1. Protection of Sites 4.6
3.4. Incorporation of Culture 8.9
3.4.1. Incorporation of Culture 4.8
IV. Sustainable Managment (8.9)
4.1. Sustainable Management System 8.9
4.1.1. Sustainable Mgmt System 8.9
4.1.2. Health & Safety 8.9
4.1.3. Legal Compliance 8.9
4.1.4. Employee Training 8.9
4.1.5. Customer Experience 8.9
4.1.6. Accuracy of Promotional Materials 8.9
4.2. Buildings and Infrastructure 8.9
4.2.1. Buildings & Infrastructure Compliance 8.9
4.2.2. Cultural Surroundings 8.9
4.2.3. Buildings & Infrastructure Practices Materials 8.9
4.3. Adaptive Incorporation 8.9
4.3.1. Access For Persons With Special Needs 8.9
4.3.2. Natural Surroundings 8.9
4.3.3. Reporting And Communication 8.9




main amenties

400 guestrooms, 3 outdoor pools and 2 spa tubs, On a private beach, 2 restaurants and 2 bars/lounges, Free airport shuttle, Marina, Full-service spa, Daily housekeeping, Outdoor tennis court, Free WiFi and free parking , Breakfast available, Beach umbrellas, "Free childrens club"

what's around

On a private beach, Taqah Castle - 7.2 mi / 11.5 km, Sumhuram Archaeological Park - 12 mi / 19.3 km, Land of Frankincense Museum - 13.3 mi / 21.4 km, Al-Saada Stadium - 14 mi / 22.5 km, Al Baleed Archaeological Site - 14.2 mi / 22.9 km, Al Husn Souq - 16 mi / 25.7 km, Salalah Gardens Mall - 18.3 mi / 29.4 km

food and drink

Free bottled water

things to do

Number of spa tubs - 2, On private beach, Pool umbrellas, "Childrens pool", Fitness facilities, Pool sun loungers, Beach sun loungers, Beach towels, Sauna, Marina on site, Bicycle rentals on site, Playground on site, Outdoor tennis court, Number of outdoor pools - 3, Horse riding/rental on site, Beach umbrellas, Full-service spa, Ecotours on site


Laundry facilities, Concierge services, Dry cleaning/laundry service, Tours/ticket assistance, Luggage storage, Porter/bellhop, 24-hour front desk, Multilingual staff


Garden, Year Built - 2015, Designated smoking areas, Terrace, Safe-deposit box at front desk, Elevator, Library, ATM/banking


Grab bar - near toilet, In-room accessibility, Roll-in shower, Raised toilet seat, Low-height counters/sink, Bathroom emergency pull cord, Accessible bathroom, Wheelchair-accessible parking, Wheelchair accessible

languages spoken

Italian, Arabic, German, English, Russian

taking the kids?

Supervised childcare/activities (free), "Childrens club (free)"

working away

Business center, Conference center, Conference space, Meeting rooms, Computer station

home comforts

In-room climate control (air conditioning), Minibar, Iron/ironing board (on request), Bathrobes, Coffee/tea maker, Slippers

sleep well

Blackout drapes/curtains

things to enjoy

Furnished balcony

freshen up

Bathtub only, Free toiletries, Hair dryer, Private bathroom


Time From: 18:00:00


Time To: 11:00:00

be entertained

Satellite TV channels, 32-inch LCD TV

stay connected

Phone, Desk, Free WiFi


Connecting/adjoining rooms available, Daily housekeeping, In-room safe

Payment types at the property



Questions & Answers

Yes, Fanar Hotel and Residences does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Yes, there's free self parking.
Yes, there are 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
You can check in from 3 PM - 6 AM. Check-out time is 1 PM. Express check-out and contactless check-in are available.
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include The Island Restaurant (10-min walk), Tropic Island Bar (10-min walk), and The Beach (15-min walk).
Yes, a free airport shuttle is available.

Year Most Recent Renovation: 0000

: Express check-out, Check-out time is 1 PM, Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges, Government-issued photo ID may be required, Check-in time 3 PM-6 AM, This hotel has 400 rooms, Minimum check-in age is 18, Oman may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19., This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Travelling with others: Free WiFi in rooms, "Free childrens club", Babysitting/childcare *, Free WiFi in public areas, No pets or service animals allowed

Transportation: Free self parking on site, Free airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Spa: "Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotels full-service spa, Al Wahla spa. Services include massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa. "

Dining: The Souk - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. nAubergine - This restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Recreation: Fitness facilities, Outdoor tennis court, Bicycle rentals on site, Horse riding/rental on site, Marina on site, Playground on site, Ecotours on site, Sauna

Also known as: Al Fanar Hotel Residences, Fanar Hotel Residences, Fanar Salalah, Fanar Hotel and Residences Hotel Salalah, Fanar Hotel and Residences Salalah, Fanar And Residences Salalah, Fanar Hotel, Fanar Hotel and Residences Hotel, Fanar Hotel Salalah

Policies: The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa. Guests can rest easy knowing there"s a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in is available.Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory Fees: "You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:New Years Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: OMR 0New Years Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: OMR 36 (from 1 to 11 years old)"

Optional Extras: Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of OMR 8 for adults and OMR 8 for children (approximately)Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge


Landmarks arround

  • On a private beach
  • Taqah Castle - 7.2 mi / 11.5 km
  • Sumhuram Archaeological Park - 12 mi / 19.3 km
  • Land of Frankincense Museum - 13.3 mi / 21.4 km
  • Al-Saada Stadium - 14 mi / 22.5 km
  • Al Baleed Archaeological Site - 14.2 mi / 22.9 km
  • Al Husn Souq - 16 mi / 25.7 km
  • Salalah Gardens Mall - 18.3 mi / 29.4 km

Transports arround

  • Salalah (SLL) - 28 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle


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